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In a fashion that’s awfully contrary to modern Volkswagen-designed Bentleys, old-fashioned Bentleys like the Azure T have a timeless appeal. Don’t get me wrong: the Continental GT and Flying Spur and GTC are desirable vehicles; but they’ll need changing.

The Azure just keeps on ticking with mild updates. And we keep wanting it. Some members of the “we” actually have enough money to buy one or two. 500 horsepower and 737 lb-ft of torque ought to keep them happy.
Yes, driving the Azure T, despite its gargantuan nature, is a pleasure. Allegedly. The convertible weighs 5,700 lbs but still manages to hit 60mph from a standstill in little over five seconds. Meanwhile, you’re sitting in the most gorgeous quilted leather in front of more genuine wood and metal than can be found in four Corvettes. Take a look at the gallery below and check out the Bentley label for all Bentley-related posts on